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Catherine Lavau and Gary Richards hold up signs outside of UNC's coal plant on Friday, Apr. 23, 2021.

Draft of new permit for coal plant raises community concerns about emission limits

The newest draft of an operating permit for UNC-Chapel Hill’s power plant could weaken protections against burning coal emissions and standards of environmental accountability for the University — an issue that has drawn community concern. “It's going to be very important for the community to insist that they stop this," said Elizabeth O’Nan, chairperson of Chapel Hill Organization for Clean Energy.

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Hiroyuki Sanada, left, as Scorpion/Hanzo Hasashi and Joe Taslim as Sub-Zero/Bi-Han in New Line Cinema’s action adventure “Mortal Kombat." Photo courtesy of Warner Bros./TNS

Column: New 'Mortal Kombat' film adapts the games faithfully

When you think of Mortal Kombat, what comes to mind for many are the grotesque fatalities that made the series famous. Now adapted as a film once again, the movie shows a series of battles in the infamous tournament. From Sub-Zero to Scorpion, the film takes views on a nostalgic ride as if they were in front of their screens playing their friends.

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